nod

  • 1 nod — NOD, noduri, s.n. 1. Loc în care se leagă două fire, două sfori, două fâşii de pânză etc. ca să se ţină strâns împreună; loc în lungul sau la capătul unui fir, al unei sfori, al unei fâşii de pânză etc. unde s a făcut un ochi prin care s a… …

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  • 2 NOD — NOD, Nod, or nod may refer to Nod (gesture), a gesture of the head Nod, of Wynken, Blynken, and Nod Nod factor (nodulation factor), signalling molecules produced by rhizobia during the initiation of nodules on the root of legumes Nation of… …

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  • 3 nod — ► VERB (nodded, nodding) 1) lower and raise one s head slightly and briefly in greeting, assent, or understanding, or as a signal. 2) let one s head fall forward when drowsy or asleep. 3) (nod off) informal fall asleep. 4) make a mistake due to a …

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  • 4 Nod — ist ein in der Genesis (Gen 4,16 EU) erwähntes Land „östlich von Eden“: “וַיֵּ֥צֵא קַ֖יִן מִלִּפְנֵ֣י יְהוָ֑ה וַיֵּ֥שֶׁב בְּאֶֽרֶץ־נ֖וֹד קִדְמַת־עֵֽדֶן׃ ” “wayyēṣê qayin millip̄ney YHWH wayyēšeḇ bə’ereṣ nôḏ qiḏmaṯ ‘ēḏen” Nachdem Kain seinen… …

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  • 5 Nod — (n[o^]d), n. 1. A dropping or bending forward of the upper part or top of anything. [1913 Webster] Like a drunken sailor on a mast, Ready with every nod to tumble down. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A quick or slight downward or forward motion of the… …

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  • 6 nod — [näd] vi. nodded, nodding [ME nodden, prob. in basic sense “to shake the head,” akin to Ger notten, to move about, OHG hnotōn, to shake, OE hnossian, to knock < IE * kneudh < base * ken , to scratch, scrape > NIP1] 1. to bend the head… …

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  • 7 Nod — Nod, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nodded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Nodding}.] 1. To incline or bend, as the head or top; to make a motion of assent, of salutation, or of drowsiness with; as, to nod the head. [1913 Webster] 2. To signify by a nod; as, to nod… …

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  • 8 Nod — (n[o^]d), v. i. [OE. nodden; cf. OHG. kn[=o]t[=o]n, genuot[=o]n, to shake, and E. nudge.] 1. To bend or incline the upper part, with a quick motion; as, nodding plumes. [1913 Webster] 2. To incline the head with a quick motion; to make a slight… …

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  • 9 nod — [n] gesture of the head acceptance, acknowledgment, affirmative, beckon, bow, dip, greeting, inclination, indication, permission, salute, sign, signal, yes; concepts 74,185,685 nod [v1] gesture with head acknowledge, acquiesce, agree, approve,… …

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  • 10 Nod — /nod/, n. 1. the land east of Eden where Cain went to dwell. Gen. 4:16. 2. See land of Nod. * * * …

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  • 11 nod´al|ly — nod|al «NOH duhl», adjective. having to do with nodes; like a node. –nod´al|ly, adverb …

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  • 12 nod|al — «NOH duhl», adjective. having to do with nodes; like a node. –nod´al|ly, adverb …

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  • 13 nod|dy — «NOD ee», noun, plural dies. 1. a fool; simpleton: »To think that I should be such a noddy! (Dickens). 2. a soot colored, heavy bodied tern with a rounded tail that breeds in the West Indies and Florida Keys. It has a habit of nodding its head to …

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  • 14 Nod — (d.i. Fluchland), Land, gegen Morgen von Eden gedacht, in der Wirklichkeit nicht existirend, wohin Kain nach der Ermordung seines Bruders floh …

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  • 15 nod — index recognition Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 nod — di·nod·er·us; ech·i·nod·era; ech·i·nod·er·es; ech·i·nod·er·id; ech·i·nod·o·rus; lim·nod·ri·lus; mo·nod·ic; mo·nod·o·mous; nod·al; nod·der; nod·dy; nod·ed; nod·i·cal; nod·u·lar; nod·u·late; nod·u·lat·ed; nod·u·la·tion; nod·ule; nod·uled;… …

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  • 17 nod — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ brief, little, quick, slight, small ▪ curt, perfunctory, terse ▪ …

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  • 18 nod — I UK [nɒd] / US [nɑd] verb Word forms nod : present tense I/you/we/they nod he/she/it nods present participle nodding past tense nodded past participle nodded *** 1) [intransitive/transitive] to move your head first downwards and then upwards, to …

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  • 19 nod — nod1 W2 [nɔd US na:d] v past tense and past participle nodded present participle nodding [I and T] [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Perhaps from Low German] 1.) to move your head up and down, especially in order to show agreement or understanding… …

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  • 20 nod — [[t]nɒ̱d[/t]] ♦♦♦ nods, nodding, nodded 1) VERB: no passive If you nod, you move your head downwards and upwards to show that you are answering yes to a question, or to show agreement, understanding, or approval. Are you okay? I asked. She nodded …

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